Roman's Empire. Roman Pretty (Neil Dudgeon). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Roman's Empire

BBC Two sitcom about a domineering family. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2007. Stars Neil Dudgeon, Montserrat Lombard, Sarah Solemani, Mathew Horne and others.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 12th April 2007

Leo tries to get his girlfriend Nikki back by outing her new boyfriend Seb who he suspects is gay. Jenny gives birth to a baby, while her husband Jase plans an escape from the country.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 19th April 2007

Jase fakes his death but later frets that Roman is not upset enough by his passing so decides to attends his own funeral to judge his tributes.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 26th April 2007

Jase tries to abandon his baby daughter in various venues before offering her up for sale online. Roman, meanwhile, attempts to get financial help from his bisexual brother to fund his theme-park project.


4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 3rd May 2007

Leo attempts to win his ex-girlfriend Nikki back, and Jase is forced to takes drastic measures when Jenny reveals that she wants another baby.


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 10th May 2007

When Roman has a brush with death, he hands the running of the empire to daughter Nikki.


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Thursday 17th May 2007

Jesus tries to obtain Leo's assistance in bringing down Roman's empire, while Nikki has second thoughts about her upcoming marriage.